Welcome to the Ballroom 01: The Box Step

Deciding on your future is always a difficult decision, especially when it’s right before high school. When I was in junior high, I had dreams of being a theatre major with a musical background. Many adult decisions/years later, those plans were changed I’m still pursuing that Bachelors degree though.  Our protagonist, Tatara Fujita has no…

Love and Lies 02: Chains of Love

Moving on from heartbreak is one of the toughest things a high school teenager can experience. Especially when they’re in an arranged marriage by the government and have to fall in love with someone else. That’s the premise of this week’s episode of “Love and Lies.” Yurkari is still shaken up from his meet up…

Saiyuki Reload Blast 02: Salty Attitudes

Another Saiyuki Reload Blast episode, and another helpless village to save. Welcome to the latest episode. Not much has happened except for some minor plot progression with the primary antagonists of the series. The Sanzo party is once again traveling, hungry and this time without smokes. They find themselves near a lake, only to find…

Love and Lies 01: Tell Me Lies

I’m a sucker for alternate reality stories involving some ridiculous law imposed by the government. I’m also a sucker for any romance story, so when I read up on the plot to “Love and Lies,” I thought it was a recipe for something entertaining (either good or bad). This anime centers on the “Yukari Law,”…

Saiyuki Reload Blast 01: WILD WILD ROCK!

There’s something nostalgic about seeing a sequel to an anime after a 10 plus year hiatus. It’s like I’m in high school again, but it’s the enjoyable part. Saiyuki holds a special place in my heart. Not only does it bring back memories of borrowing the Saiyuki DVDs from my good friend and reading the…